[Samba] win2000 locking problem

tbsky at greenware.com.tw tbsky at greenware.com.tw
Sun Feb 24 09:45:03 GMT 2002

   i think the biggest problem is when i try win2000 as file server,
   win2000 client didn't have this kind of bug.
   so maybe samba should emulate Microsoft products as it allways do?

> This is not a problem with Sama, rather a bug in Windows 2000 and XP.
> //Anders
>> Hello:
>>    compare to win98, win2000 now has "web style folders".
>>    when browsing files, if click at a media file which is known
>>    format, 2000 will split the window, so u can play it directly at
>>    left side of the window. at this mode windows can not delete or
>>    rename media files (ex: wav,mov,mp3), BC4 windows will lock the
>>    file as read only when u clicking the file, and samba refuse
>>    rename or delete the locked file.
>>    i try to use other win2000 as file server,and win2000 client works
>>    fine.
>>    if i change the default folder style of win2000 from web to
>>    traditional (from control panel -> folder option -> general ).
>>    then every thing works fine.
>>    i found discussion about this before at mail list, but it seems no
>>    solution until now.
>> Best Regards,
>> tbsky
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